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GA869
Business with Administration and ICT Skills (Mayo Campus)

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Certificates at this level are typically awarded for two years of full-time study after the leaving certificate or equivalent. Skills developed are mostly technical and vocationally specific, i.e. are focused on a specific career sector. National apprenticeships programmes are included in this level.

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Qualifications at this level prepare for occupations that involve using the skills and knowledge learned alongside existing workers in 'real world' environments.  Examples include restaurant managers, electricians, engineering technicians, legal secretaries, hairdressers, and web developers.

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2 Years
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This course combines the development of IT skills with a critical understanding of business. You will learn how various elements of Information and Communications Technology (I.C.T) such as the integration of telecommunications, computers, software applications and storage will enable business users in an administrative environment to access, store, transmit, and manipulate information. This programme will also show you how information technology complements both the practical and functional areas of business and management.

You will gain knowledge and skills in a number of areas includingthe core business functions (i.e. Marketing, Finance, Economics and Law) and how they are applied in  the operation of a business; the stock market and the management of finances; ICT skills – creation of websites, development of databases and business applications; personal communication skills, development of self-confidence, teamwork and presentation skills; and a foreign language.

GMIT Graduate, Michael Smyth, Business Management
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This course will accept Any QQI Level 5 or 6 Major Award as an entry requirement.
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This programme will prepare you for work in office administration in modern technology-based office organisations such as the banking sector, in the voluntary and public sectors for example the Health Service Executive and charitable organisations.



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